Philip Pooler
Philip Pooler

Philip Arthur Pooler, 79, of Preston, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at his home.

He was born Jan. 6, 1934, in Harmony, the son of Arthur C. and Mildred G. (Alfson) Pooler. He worked road construction for many years as a concrete finisher. He then was self-employed painting houses until his retirement. He was an avid fisherman, hunter and love to tell stories.

He is survived by his brother, Glenn (Mimi) of Rochester and was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial visitation was held Friday, Jan. 11, at Thauwald Funeral Home in Preston.

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